Announcing the first Humanities Bridge MA in the college of LSA:

The Bridge MA degree program is a fully funded, three semester program designed to assist promising students in Classical Studies, Ancient Philosophy, Ancient History, or Greek and Roman Archaeology in developing the Ancient Greek and Latin language skills needed to pursue a PhD in Classical Studies.

We are seeking exceptional students with demonstrated potential for graduate study.  Individuals from non-traditional backgrounds, ethnically diverse cultures, or first generation college students are particularly encouraged to apply.  Our goal is to attract diverse scholars with unique experiences who are likely to continue and make a valuable contribution to our PhD programs in Classical Studies.

Application Requirements:

  • Transcripts
  • Academic Statement
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Writing Sample
  • Personal Statement

*GRE Scores not required for this program

For more information, please visit or contact Prof. Sara Ahbel-Rappe, Director of the Bridge MA at, or Sarah Kandell-Gritzmaker, Graduate Program Coordinator at

Application Deadline: Dec. 15, 2017